Tony Regnier withdraws from 2015 QubicaAMF Bowling Promotion Cup Tour



    6th edition of the made-for-TV event features eight TV finals, four men and four women, in four cities in France (Nov. 2-7, 2015)



    2015QBPCBrunoBidone.jpg Tournament manager Bruno Bidone has informed that defending Doubles champion Tony Regnier, France, has withdrawn from the 2015 QubicaAMF Bowling Promotion Cup Tour due to a foot injury. He will be replaced by Keith Cipielewski, USA.

    The sixth edition of the made-for-TV Tour will be contested from Nov. 2-7 in bowling centers in four different cities in France, Bowling Skittle in Chateaubriant, Silverbowl in Angers, Bowling Le Belem in Dinan and Extra Bowl in Ballainvilliers.

    2015 QubicaAMF BPC Tour - Women's roster:
    Team Vega
    Amandine Richard (France)
    Marina Stefanova (Bulgaria)
    Sue Abela (Malta)
    Lucy Sandelin (United States)


    Team Sirius
    Julia Ivleva (Russia)
    Mariana Meteksinova (Bulgaria)
    Amelie Holgersson (Sweden)
    Beth Owen-Cipielewski (United States)


    Team Vega and Team Sirius will clash in the opening match of the women's team event. The winner of the two-game Baker-format match will bowl Team France in the final. The roster of Team France will be announced at a later date. The Baker format requires players to alternate frames in a game to combine for one score.

    2015 QubicaAMF BPC Tour - Men's roster:
    Team Orion:
    Sergey Andreev, Russia
    Magnus Johnson Jr., Sweden
    Valentin Saulnier, France
    Danny Sear, England
    Keith Cipielewski, United States (replaced Tony Regnier, France)



    Team Mercury:
    Victor Krasavkin, Russia
    Alexander Johansson, Sweden
    Julien Sermand, France
    Bruno Bidone, Monaco
    Maurice Lesourd, France


    Each stage of the QubicaAMF BPC Tour will air on French television networks and on the internet free of charge. "We signed four TV agreements" Bidone stated.

    2015QBPCTeleNantesLogo_small.jpg Stage 1 Châteaubriant - Team Challenge: TV Nantes
    2015QBPCAngersTeleLogo_small.jpg Stage 2 Angers - Doubles: Angers TV
    2015QBPCTVRennes35Logo_small.jpg Stage 3 Dinan - Singles: TV Rennes
    2015QBPCDemainTVLogo_small.jpg Stage 4 Ballainvilliers - Masters: Demain TV

    "We are currently in negotiation with a big international television company about the possibility to air the entire QBPC Tour," Bidone added. "Our YouTube channel with re-broadcast all TV shows one week after airing on television."

    For the complete tournament information, please click here or go to the QBPC website.



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    2015 QubicaAMF BPC Tour - Schedule of Events

    All times Central European Summer Time (CEST)

    Sunday, November 1, 2015
    Châteaubriant, France
    Arrival, acclimatization at Hotel La Ferriere, ball control
    17.30-19.00 Exhibition and unofficial practice (Bowling Skittle)

    Monday, November 2, 2015
    Bowling Skittle in Châteaubriant, France (Baker Team format)
    11.00 Arrival TV Team
    12.00 1 hour practice (lanes 1-2 for men, lanes 5-6 for women) 13.40 Practice 20 minutes (lanes 3-4)
    14.00 - 16.00 TV Show - Men's Team Challenge (best of three games)
    16.00 Practice 20 minutes (lanes 3-4) 16.20 - 18.20 TV Show Women's Team Challenge (best of three games)
    19.00 Travel to Angers (Arrival at 20.00)
    20.30 Acclimatization at Hotel Mercure

    Tuesday, November 3, 2015
    Silverbowl in Angers, France (Doubles>)
    10.30 - 13.00 Women's & Men's Qualifying (6 games)
    10.30 Arrival TV Team
    14.00 - 16.00 TV Show - Women's Doubles
    16.20 - 18.20 TV Show - Men's Doubles
    19.00 - 20.45 Travel to Dinan
    21.00 Acclimatization at Hotel Dinan

    Wednesday, November 4, 2015
    Le Belem Dinan, France (Singles)
    10.30 - 13.00 Women's & Men's Qualifying (6 games)
    13.00 Arrival TV Team
    15.00 - 17.00 TV Show - Men's Singles
    17.30 - 19.30 TV Show - Women's Singles

     Thursday, November 5, 2015
    Hotel Dinan
    Off day - Sightseeing in Saint Malo (pictured right; click image to enlarge) & Mont Saint Michel

    Friday, November 6, 2015
    Extra Bowl in Ballainvilliers, France (Masters)
    09.00 Departure and four-hour drive to Ballainvilliers
    13.00 Acclimatization at Hotel Le Relais des Chartreux
    18.30 - 21.00 Women's & Men's Qualifying (6 games)

    Saturday, November 7, 2015
    Extra Bowl in Ballainvilliers, France (Masters)
    09.00 - 11.00 TV Show- Women's Masters
    11.30 - 13.30 TV Show - Men's Masters


    2015 QubicaAMF Bowling Promotion Cup Tour Preview